Reports Report 5068b (Event 5068-2020)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 5068-2020
Observer
NameJohn F
Experience Level3/5
RemarksIt had a large flame effect like I’ve never seen in a meteor. Much like a napkin or piece of paper igniting. Only much larger and much faster.
Location
AddressAustin, TX
Latitude30° 10' 43.01'' N (30.18°)
Longitude 97° 49' 37.64'' W (-97.83°)
Elevation230.07m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2020-09-07 21:05 CDT
UT Date & Time2020-09-08 02:05 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up left to down right
Descent Angle103°
Moving
Facing azimuth22.18°
First azimuth2.33°
First elevation20°
Last azimuth57.39°
Last elevation15°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-13
ColorOrange
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration-
Length-
RemarksGlowing train as orange as a flame in a fireplace.
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-